Sugar Cookie Heaven

If you take a peek at the post previous to this one, you will see that I baked 200 mini cupcakes and, as a result, had a lot of frosting leftover from those cupcakes so what’s a girl to do?  Make sugar cookies of course! The cookies are Bakery Style Sugar Cookies from this recipe. … Continue reading

Tiny Treats for Sodaprom!

My daughter Courtney is a regional manager for a company called Sodalicious and they had their annual Sodaprom this weekend.  She asked me if I would make 200 mini cupcakes and 200 brownie cups for the prom so I of course said yes! You can find the recipe for these, which are formally called Tuxedo … Continue reading

Mini Samoa Pies

My friend Niki is having a baby girl so we partied it up this weekend at a baby shower in her honor.  When I saw this recipe, I knew it was perfect for the shower.  They were delicious! 1 refrigerated pie crust, softened as per package instructions 1/3 cup chocolate chips 1/3 cup chocolate candy … Continue reading

Ding Dong Cake

With it’s chocolate ganache topping and it’s creamy filling, this cake is killer!  (In a good way!) cake 1 fudge chocolate cake mix 1 small (3.9 oz) box instant chocolate pudding mix 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup sour cream 4 eggs 3/4 cup oil 3/4 cup water 1 teaspoon vanilla filling 5 tablespoons flour 1 … Continue reading

Mexican Beef and Pasta

This dinner hit all the buttons for my family, basically it’s taco pasta and it was yummy!! And easy to make!  My two favorite things. 3 cups pasta 1 pound lean ground beef 1 onion, chopped 2 (14 1/2 oz each) diced tomatoes, undrained 1 (15 oz) can black beans, drained and rinsed 1 can … Continue reading